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Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News
December 12, 2014
Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA)
Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) Director Mel Watt has sent a letter to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac instructing them to begin allocating funds to the National Housing Trust Fund (NHTF) and the...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News
December 09, 2014
U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development
The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Office of Multifamily Housing Programs issued a notice that provides guidance for the administration of waiting lists for multifamily...
Announcements, Federal News, Reports and Publications, State News
December 09, 2014
U.S. Census Bureau
The Census Bureau has released the 2009-2013 American Community Survey (ACS) five-year estimates. The 2009-2013 ACS five-year estimates are available at the county subdivision, census tract and block...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
December 05, 2014
In November the House Committee on Financial Services and the House Committee on Appropriations announced their subcommittee chairs for the 114th Congress. Below are the chairs of the housing related...
Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
November 25, 2014
National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH)
With just a few weeks left before Congress acts to finalize FY15 funding levels, the National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH) is seeking to have at least 300 letters sent to Members of Congress...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Reports and Publications
November 18, 2014
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
After sequestration funding cuts in 2013, most housing agencies were forced to reduce the amount of housing vouchers they could offer. By the end of that year, agencies were serving 70,000 fewer...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
November 18, 2014
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities released a report on November 10 that shows the progress of rental assistance for veterans from 2010 to 2014. The report - Rental Assistance Helps...
Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
November 12, 2014
U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD)
Every year communities count the number of people experiencing homelessness on a single night during the last week of January. This effort is called the Point-in-Time (PIT) count and is required by...
Federal News, Homelessness
September 30, 2014
U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee
On September 18, 2014 the Federal Senate Judiciary Committee passed the Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act by a 15-3 bipartisan vote, which would reauthorize the Runaway and...
Announcements, Federal News
September 24, 2014
National Low Income Housing Coalition
A Continuing Resolution to keep government programs funded at current levels through December 11 was passed by Congress last week in advance of the start of the next federal fiscal year on October 1...
 

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